Bijoy Jain

Bijoy Jain was born in Mumbai, India in 1965 and received his M. Arch from Washington University in St Louis, USA in 1990. He worked in Los Angeles and London between 1989 and 1995 and returned to India in 1995 to found his practice. Studio Mumbai is a human infrastructure of skilled craftsmen and architects who design and build the work directly.
The studio has built installations in the Victoria & Albert Museum (2010) and at the XII Venice Biennale 2010, where the installation “Work Place” was awarded a Special Mention. Their work has been presented in venues such as the Alvar Alto Symposium and the Architectural League of New York and was a finalist in the Agha Kahn Awards 2010 Cycle. Studio Mumbai received the Global Award for Sustainable Architecture from L’Institut Francais D’Architecture (2009) and the Design for Asia Award from the Hong Kong Design Center (2009).